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On September 27, 2021, the Norwegian developers Pineleaf Studio and Publisher Merge Games published the team-based real-time strategy game Dwarfheim (from 22.49 €) for PC and officially ended the Early Access after just under a year (to the Changelog ). On Steam, where the user reviews are up to date balanced , a launch discount of 30 percent will be granted to the regular retail price until 4 October (17.49 euros instead of 24.99 euros). On the Founders Edition Includes friendship pass for a second player, there is currently a discount of 33 percent (26.96 euros instead of 39.99 euros).

In the game description it says: Dwarfheim is the next generation of cooperative real-time strategy games. Dwarfheim reinvents strategy games with exciting co-op and team-based gameplay mechanics where all classes are reliant to be successful. Choose if you choose Want to play as a miner, warrior or construction worker and work with others to collect resources to expand your city and to fight against the permanent threat of troll attacks. After all, you have to destroy the opposing clan before he catches you!

The most important features are:

The next generation of cooperative real-time strategy games – Dwarfheim renews the real-time strategy genre with exciting co-op and team-based gameplay mechanics where all classes are reliant to be successful.
Einzel and multiplayer – Dwarfheim offers different game modes. Allow you with two other players in one of Dwarfheim s different game modes or place you the challenges that Agartha holds in single player mode .
When your class construction workers, miners or warriors! Develop strategies and focus on the units, buildings and technologies that help you and your clan most. All classes must work together to defy the rough environment or destroy the city hall of the opposing team .
When your Thane – games 6 different heroes, all of which have unique skills and skills to increase the power of your clan .
Land ratios – on each map in Dwarfheim a fight takes place on two fronts. The construction worker expands your settlement in the Oberwelt, the miner digs for resources in the underworld and the warrior protects and attacks on both sides .

Last updated video: Launch trailer